Essex County Council elections - Thursday 4 May 2017

Results

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Notices

Notice of Election

Notice of Election Agents - Brightlingsea Electoral Division

Statement of Persons Nominated - Brightlingsea Electoral Division

Notice of Poll - Brightlingsea Electoral Division

Notice of Election Agents - Clacton East Electoral Division

Statement of Persons Nominated - Clacton East Electoral Division

Notice of Poll - Clacton East Electoral Division

Notice of Election Agents - Clacton North Electoral Division

Statement of Persons Nominated - Clacton North Electoral Division

Notice of Poll - Clacton North Electoral Division

Notice of Election Agents - Clacton West Electoral Division

Statement of Persons Nominated - Clacton West Electoral Division

Notice of Poll - Clacton West Electoral Division

Notice of Election Agents - Frinton & Walton Electoral Division

Statement of Persons Nominated - Frinton & Walton Electoral Division

Notice of Poll - Frinton & Walton Electoral Division

Notice of Election Agents - Harwich Electoral Division

Statement of Persons Nominated - Harwich Electoral Division

Notice of Poll - Harwich Electoral Division

Notice of Election Agents - Tendring Rural East Electoral Division

Statement of Persons Nominated - Tendring Rural East Electoral Division

Notice of Poll - Tendring Rural East Electoral Division

Notice of Election Agents - Tendring Rural West Electoral

Statement of Persons Nominated - Tendring Rural West Electoral Division

Notice of Poll - Tendring Rural West Electoral Division

County Council elections are held every four years and each County Councillor represents an electoral area known as a ''Division''.  There are eight County Divisions in the Tendring district:

  • Brightlingsea
  • Clacton East
  • Clacton North
  • Clacton West
  • Frinton and Walton
  • Harwich
  • Tendring Rural East
  • Tendring Rural West

Tendring - County Divisions Map 

The County Council is the local authority with responsibility for services across the whole of the County. It works with central government and other local organisations to help improve and deliver a range of local services to the people who live, work and travel in the County. Services such as local schools, libraries, support for elderly and vulnerable people, and the roads and pavements are all provided by the County Council.

Information for Candidates or Agents

Essex County Council provide information about the role of councillors and information for anyone standing for election. Their guidance for candidates and agents can also be found in the useful documents section towards the end of this page.

The Notice of Election, which formally marks the start of the election process, was published on Monday 27 March 2017 and all other key statutory dates are featured in the timetable for local elections on 4 May 2017

Electorate as at 27 March 2017

County DivisionElectorate
Brightlingsea14,696
Clacton East13,076
Clacton North12,793
Clacton West12,464
Frinton and Walton15,551
Harwich13,267
Tendring Rural East14,571
Tendring Rural West13,509

 

Useful documents

 

Election timetable 4 May 2017

Essex County Council's guide for candidates

Part 1 - Can you stand for election?

Part 2a - Standing as an independent candidate

Part 2b - Standing as a party candidate

Part 3 - Spending and donations

Part 4 - The campaign

Part 5 - Your right to attend key electoral events

Part 6 - After the declaration of result

Nomination pack

Withdrawal form

Polling agent appointment form

Postal voting agent appointment form

Counting agent appointment form

Code of conduct for campaigners

Last updated on: 19/05/2017 - 14:44